In a tournament that featured more than 150 teams from North America, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific Region competing through three days, Rise Nation defeated Red Reserve in a close battle in the Championship match on Sunday to capture its third title of the season for the Call of Duty World League.
The Call of Duty World League, Presented by PlayStation 4, returns to the Anaheim Convention Center for the final Global Open Event of the Call of Duty: WWII season. Teams are competing for a share of a $4.2 million prize pool.
Averett University was the first four-year university in Virginia to add varsity eSports. Now it is doubling down on that by naming Oscar Manzano as the head coach for its entire program. The university is currently active in two competitive conferences.
Dungeons & Dragons will live-stream a weekend of adventure with the Stream of Many Eyes, a unique, immersive celebration of the D&D community that kicks off the 2018 storyline called Waterdeep: Dragon Heist.
They had to travel deep into the Wieliczka Salt Mine to participate, but GWENT competitors hashed it out in card-based combat to win a share of a $100,000 prize pool and Crown Points for the game. The winner also walked away with a golden signet ring, fit for royalty.
The year’s biggest competitive Call of Duty event of the season, the 2018 Call of Duty World League Championship, presented by PlayStation 4, is headed to Columbus, Ohio, on August 15. Tickets for the event are available now, which gives fans access to all the action.
Teams of three Battlerite Pro League players can sign up for the qualifiers to earn a slice of the $80,000 prize pool. Twitch is the exclusive live streaming partner for the league, while Nexon is handling production and distribution for the league in Korea.
The City of Arlington is excited to announce plans for a state-of-the-art esports stadium designed to draw competitive players and fans from around the world. The 100,000-square- foot space, which would be the largest and most flexible esports stadium in the country, is set to open its doors this fall in Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District.
The March GWENT Open will see the season’s highest ranked Pro Ladder players compete for Crown Points and a share of the $25,000 prize pool. Tournament finalists will advance to the April GWENT Challenger, set to take place deep underground in “Wieliczka” Salt Mine, Poland.
Based on a Japanese show, Nippon Marathon, is a one-to-four player racer set across Japan that features some impossible courses, brilliant wipe-outs and easy drop in and drop out gameplay. eSports tourneys are expected when the game, now in Steam Early Access, releases in the fall.